2005 Cincinnati Bengals schedule

Season statistics

Offense Defense
Record Playoff record Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
11-5-0 0-1 6057 4063 1994 22 361 5765 3771 1994 44 340
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The Cincinnati Bengals' thirty-eighth season was in 2005, and it was the third season Marvin Lewis served as the head coach of the team. The Bengals played their home games at Paul Brown Stadium. They finished the year 11-5-0 in the regular season, en route to winning the AFC North, but they lost their first playoff game to the Pittsburgh Steelers 31-17.


Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 @ Cleveland Browns 27-13
Week 2 Minnesota Vikings 37-8
Week 3 @ Chicago Bears 24-7
Week 4 Houston Texans 16-10
Week 5 @ Jacksonville Jaguars 20-23
Week 6 @ Tennessee Titans 31-23
Week 7 Pittsburgh Steelers 13-27
Week 8 Green Bay Packers 21-14
Week 9 @ Baltimore Ravens 21-9
Week 11 Indianapolis Colts 37-45
Week 12 Baltimore Ravens 42-29
Week 13 @ Pittsburgh Steelers 38-31
Week 14 Cleveland Browns 23-20
Week 15 @ Detroit Lions 41-17
Week 16 Buffalo Bills 27-37
Week 17 @ Kansas City Chiefs 3-37


Week Opponent Score Notes
Wild Card Round Pittsburgh Steelers 17-31

2005 Cincinnati Bengals Coaching Staff

Head Coach: Marvin Lewis Assistant Head Coach: Paul Alexander Offensive Coordinator: Bob Bratkowski Defensive Coordinator: Chuck Bresnahan Quarterbacks Coach: Ken Zampese Wide Receivers Coach: Hue Jackson Offensive Line Coach: Paul Alexander Running Backs Coach: Jim Anderson Tight Ends Coach: Jonathan Hayes Assistant Offensive Line Coach: Bob Surace Defensive Line Coach: Jay Hayes Linebackers Coach: Ricky Hunley Defensive Backs Coach: Kevin Coyle Assistant Linebackers Coach: Paul Guenther Assistant Defensive Backs Coach: Louie Cioffi Special Teams Coach: Darrin Simmons Assistant Special Teams Coach: Paul Guenther Staff Assistant: Paul Guenther Head Strength and Conditioning Coach: Chip Morton Strength Assistant: Ray Oliver Director of Player Personnel: Duke Tobin Area Scout: Greg Seamon